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Clinical Mental Health Counseling - M.Ed. PDFDownload to print

College
College of Education, Health and Human Services
Department
School of Lifespan Development and Educational Sciences

405 White Hall
Tel: 330-672-2294
E-mail: oss@kent.edu
Web: www.ehhs.kent.edu/ldes

Description

The Master of Education in Clinical Mental Health Counseling prepares students for employment as counselors in community-based human service agencies (e.g., substance abuse facilities, mental health centers, child and family service agencies) as well as private counseling facilities.

Admission Requirements

Official transcript(s), goal statement, two letters of recommendation, good moral character statement and interview.

Please refer to the university policy for graduate admission.

Graduation Requirements

The M.Ed. degree curriculum is a minimum of 60 semester hours, including a 600 clock-hour internship. A pre-practicum examination and comprehensive examination  must be passed for matriculation and graduation. This program is designed to fulfill the educational requirements for licensure as a Professional Clinical Counselor in the state of Ohio. The program may be pursued on a part-time or full-time basis, although some full-time study is urged.
 

Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP)
 

Student Organizations

Chi Sigma Iota


 I. PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS (60 credits)
Course Title Credits
CHDS 67530
Introduction to Counseling
3

67531
Individual Counseling Procedures
3

67580
Multicultural Counseling
3

67628
Diagnosis in Counseling
3

67636
Practicum I: Clinical Mental Health Counseling
3

67637
Practicum II: Clinical Mental Health Counseling
3

67663
Orientation to Clinical Mental Health Counseling
3

67820
Group Work: Theory and Techniques
3

68126
Principles of Measurement and Appraisal
3

68128
Individual Appraisal in Counseling
3

68130
Psychopathology for Counselors
3

68167
Advanced Counseling Prodcedures
3

68182
Career Development and Guidance
3

77792
Internship I: Clinical Mental Health Counseling
3

77892
Internship II: Clinical Mental Health Counseling
3
EPSY
65523
Life Span Development
3
EVAL 65511 Research in Educational Services 3
Advisor approved electives 9
CHDS 67664 Theory and Practices in Addictions Counseling (3)  
  67665 Treatment Planning in Addiction Counseling (3)  
  68066 Counseling Adolescents (3)  
  68067 Counseling Children (3)  
  68168 Advanced Counseling Theories (3)  
  68529 Couples Therapy: Theory and Techniques (3)  

68533 Family Therapy: Theory and Techniques (3)  
  68538 Advanced Multicultural Counseling (3)  
MINIMUM TOTAL 60